Jury finds man who beat and shot his German shepherd not guilty
According to Monday's publication of Buffalo News , a jury has found a Cheektowaga, New York, man who beat and shot his German shepherd, not guilty of aggravated animal cruelty Michael Tortorici , 58, was arrested after the November 3, 2013 incident which claimed the life of his senior German shepherd named "Max." Tortorici is said to have kicked, punched and beat the dog with a two-by-four piece of lumber before shooting him in the stomach with a shotgun.
Wed Sep 10, 2014
Cuomo wins Democratic primary
The results are still coming in, so the final margin of Cuomo's win won't be determined for some time yet. The AP also says former congresswoman Kathy Hochul has defeated Tim Wu in primary for NY lieutenant governor.
Tue Sep 09, 2014
Results from Tuesday's primary elections
The polls are now closed in Tuesday's primary elections. Some of the races we're following include contests for governor and lieutenant governor in New York plus several contentious local races involving candidates for the State Legislature.
Mon Sep 08, 2014
The CPA Technology Advisor
Consumers and Retailers Increasingly Using Coupons
Americans love a deal, and despite the increasingly digital economy, they still rely on coupons, according to a new study shows that reports that 96 percent of Americans are coupon users. The Shoppers Trend Report, conducted by the online retail portal RetailMeNot in conjunction with The Omnibus Company , shows the number of Americans who rely mostly on mobile coupons has been steadily increasing over the past few years .
Wed Sep 03, 2014
Against the Current
After years of inaction, local and state officials are acting to stem the flow of sewage overflows into the badly polluted Scajaquada Creek. a The Buffalo Sewer Authority, which treats Cheektowaga's sewage, proposed several options to reduce the flow of untreated sewage into the creek after heavy and moderate rains.
Second sibling child dies from pool accident
A swimming pool accident at a home in Lancaster last Friday has claimed the life of a second young child.
The Dreams Of The Dying
For the majority of adults, death is not sudden, but comes at the end of a long and steady decline.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Respiratory Services of WNY expands into Rochester market
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Western NY man killed by car while walking
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Sun Aug 24, 2014
The Wichita Eagle
Bills release DL Branch
The arrest came Saturday in Cheektowaga, N.Y., where police observed Branch vomiting out the side of his car.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Mineo & Sapio rolls out food truck
Mineo & Sapio is joining the food truck revolution bringing its signature sausages and other products to an office park or street location near you.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Checkers opens, looks for more Buffalo-area sites
The drive-in restaurant has opened a franchised location at 2563 Union Road, with the outlet being run by former West Seneca residents Bill Nowak and his sister, Gail Gentry .
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Year Long investigation Leads to the Arrest of a Sex Offender
SLOAN, N.Y. A Level 3 registered sex offender has been arrested and charged with more sex crimes following a year long investigation by Cheektowaga Police.
Registered sex offender faces new charges
A registered sexually violent offender is facing new charges, after allegedly moving into a Village of Sloan neighborhood without notifying authorities.
MIQ moves to Cheektowaga
Citing a desire to be closer to the Buffalo Niagara International Airport , the company has leased 4,095-square-feet in Uniland Development Co.'
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Detectives Search for Armed Robbery Suspect
Cheektowaga, NY Police are trying to identify the suspect in the attached surveillance image, wanted in connection to an armed robbery at the 7-Eleven on Walden Avenue.